Tag Archive: Jr.

Feb 06 2014

CORM’S annual banquet draws crowd, raises funds

The 9th Annual Ruby Canida Banquet was held Friday, January 31, at the Galilee Baptist Church located on High Street where the Reverend J.B. Dunlap serves as the pastor. The banquet dubbed “Am I My Brother’s Keeper” is a fund raiser for the Community Out-Reach Mission-CORM, located at 1014-1016 Young Street. CORM is a non-profit, …

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Feb 02 2014

Longview Area Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance install officers

  The Longview Area Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance recently held the Installation of Officers program on Sunday, January 26. The  installation service took place at Perry Clay CME Church located on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.    In addition, Greater Faith Temple COGIC, Parkview Baptist Church, and  Perry Clay CME Church provided angelic music for the occasion. …

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Jan 20 2014

The Christian Theology of Martin Luther King Jr.

   As we commemorate the 85th anniversary of Reverend Martin Luther King’s birthday we must reflect on all aspects of this dynamic, godly young man’s varied belief system. Known mainly and understandably as something of an American Ghandi, the paladin of non-violent release from the American republic’s ingrained tradition of institutional racism, he is venerated …

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Sep 08 2013

Faith in God: Good for your health?

Can faith in God improve your health? A surprising number of medical experts say it might. These scientists claim certain desirable qualities might be associated with personal faith and spiritual practice. Benefits often mentioned include speedier recovery from illness, lower blood pressure, stronger immune system, positive mental health and longer life. Insurance underwriters, call your …

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Jun 14 2013

Texas Bank & Trust bankrolls Habitat for Humanity

The local Texas Bank & Trust has pledged $50,000 to the Long Habitat for Humanity’s Foundations for the Future Capital Campaign. The donation will fund a new facility. “As a community bank we understand that access to safe and affordable housing is vitally important to the strength of any community. There is no better testament …

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Feb 07 2012

Oil industry profits are… good!

By Robert L. Bradley, Jr. The world’s largest energy companies just released their fourth-quarter earnings. Though slightly less than the previous quarter’s gains, the figures were, nonetheless, headline-grabbing. Chevron generated $5.1 billion. Shell earned $6.5 billion. ExxonMobil, the leading U.S. oil company, earned a whopping $9.4 billion. On cue, left-leaning pundits and activists rose to …

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Sep 07 2011

Health threats from East Texas wildfire smoke

By George T. Roberts, Jr. Smoke from wildfires is a mixture of gases and fine particles from burning trees and other plant materials.  Smoke can hurt your eyes, irritate your respiratory system, and worsen chronic heart and lung disease. Common symptoms of smoke exposure include: • Coughing     • Shortness of breath • Chest pain    …

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